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MALINGERER

 Dictionary entry overview: What does malingerer mean? 

MALINGERER (noun)
  The noun MALINGERER has 1 sense:

1. someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

  Familiarity information: MALINGERER used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MALINGERER (noun)


Sense 1malingerer [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

malingerer; shammer; skulker

Hypernyms ("malingerer" is a kind of...):

shirker; slacker (a person who shirks their work or duty (especially one who tries to evade military service in wartime))


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